|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to transportation|
|Apr 29, 2019||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S5375
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
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S5375 (ACTIVE) - Details
S5375 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5375 SPONSOR: COMRIE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to requiring motor carriers of passengers to post, for public viewing, certain information on their websites PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To require bus carriers to post the safety records of their bus company on the company's website, as listed on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's website. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill requires motor carriers to post their safety inspection records, as provided on the website for the federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, onto the bus carrier's own website for public viewing. This would allow customers to view the company's inspection history, violation summary history, and summary of crashes when the customer goes on the company's website to purchase a bus tick-
S5375 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5375 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 29, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to requiring motor carriers of passengers to post, for public viewing, certain information on their websites THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new section 509-nn to read as follows: § 509-NN. MOTOR CARRIER INFORMATION. 1. EACH MOTOR CARRIER SHALL POST, FOR PUBLIC VIEWING, ON ITS WEBSITE THE INFORMATION RELATING TO SUCH CARRIER AS POSTED ON THE WEBSITE OF THE FEDERAL MOTOR CARRIER SAFETY ADMINISTRATION INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (A) ITS UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION IDENTIFICATION NUMBER; (B) ITS ON ROAD PERFORMANCE PERCENTILE; (C) ITS SUMMARY OF ACTIVITIES; (D) ITS INSPECTION HISTORY; AND (E) A SUMMARY OF ITS VIOLATIONS. 2. IN THE EVENT THAT A MOTOR CARRIER DOES NOT MAINTAIN A PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE WEBSITE, SUCH CARRIER SHALL CONSPICUOUSLY POST, AT EACH PLACE WHERE THE MOTOR CARRIER SELLS TICKETS FOR TRANSPORTATION, A NOTICE WHICH PROVIDES THE INFORMATION REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION. 3. THE INFORMATION REQUIRED TO BE PROVIDED BY THIS SECTION SHALL BE UPDATED NOT LESS FREQUENTLY THAN ONCE EVERY THREE MONTHS. § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. Provided, however, that effective immediate- ly, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation of the provisions of this act on its effective date are authorized and directed to be made and completed on or before such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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